Box 39

Oil; watercolor

No known illustrator(s)

Known books with call numbers and possible books:
Our Pets: Animal Book [Not at AAS]

Known nursery rhymes, fairy tales and stories:

Genre/subject of illustrations:
Covers/title banners/headings


Selected Illustrations
(click to enlarge):

Folder 1


Folder 2

Folder 1 Young girl dressed in red and white standing on top of a wooden box; she is placing a chick into her dress while looking down at the mother hen; there are numerous other chicks on the ground and a basket of corn at her feet, 46 x 33.5 cm

Folder 2 “Grandpa’s Pipe” Young blonde girl dressed in red facing the viewer, she is holding a pipe to a black and white cat’s open mouth; the cat is winking; in front of them is an open book and glasses, 31 x 31 cm

Folder 3 A collie guarding a sleeping blonde girl wearing a blue dress; in front of the girl is a straw hat; she is holding in her hand yellow sunflowers, 33.5 x 43.5 cm [Image is called “On Guard in: McL Cat. Photos 1914 McLoughlin Bros. Catalogue of pictures]

Folder 4 “Our Pets: Animal Book” Cover illustration featuring a young girl with a green dress and pink hat holding onto a leash; the leash leads upwards to a decorative bordered image of a sheepdog or collie; beneath is a dog and sheep [note: image is similar to Box 23 Folder 28], 38.5 x 31 cm


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